Monthly Archives: June 2015

Latest insights into philanthropic giving in the USA.

By |June 18th, 2015|

What a difference a culture of philanthropy makes……

Americans gave an estimated $US358.38 billion to charity in 2014, breaking a record that has stood for 60 years, with the majority of “mega-gifts” given by relatively young tech entrepreneurs, according to the latest Giving USA Report. The report is researched and written by the Indiana University Lilly […]

You are never too young to make a difference.

By |June 9th, 2015|

What a great example of connecting every member of your community and engaging them in practical, useful ways.

An idea for your students, grandparents, alumni…

To view:  Cyber Seniors

Dan Pallotta: The way we think about charity is dead wrong.

By |June 3rd, 2015|

A great Ted Talk that is really useful when trying to convince your budget maker/holder about the value of investing in philanthropy.

To watch the Ted Talk:

Dan Pallotta:  The way we think about charity is dead wrong.

Have you forgotten your recent alumni?

By |June 2nd, 2015|

** Infographic NAB

As it is Annual Appeal/Annual Giving time the recently released Charitable Giving index: in-depth report  provides us with key insights on the question: “should we post/email our appeal to our most recent alumni?”

In the 12 months to February 2015, the average donation of a 15-24 year old was $141.00.

At tatu we believe you […]

Generational transfer of wealth and its potential impact on your organisation…..are you ready?

By |June 1st, 2015|

Karen Demasters, in a recent article published in Financial Advisor Magazine (2015) discusses a recent report released by UBS and PricewaterhouseCoopers which looked at the attitudes and attributes of 1,300 billionaires worldwide gained through data from 1995 to 2014.

Demasters, in referring to the report, entitled “Billionaires: Master Architects of Great Wealth and Lasting Legacies”, advises […]